If we were not all so interested in ourselves, life would be so uninteresting that none of us would be able to endure it.
Quote by Arthur Schopenhauer
Arthur Schopenhauer Quotes
Each day is a little life: every waking and rising a little birth, every fresh...
Ignorance is degrading only when found in company with great riches
Obstinacy is the result of the will forcing itself into the place of the intellect.
Nature shows that with the growth of intelligence comes increased capacity for pain, and it...
To overcome difficulties is to experience the full delight of existence.
The more unintelligent a man is, the less mysterious existence seems to him
A sense of humor is the only divine quality of man.
Buying books would be a good thing if one could also buy the time to...
Talent hits a target no one else can hit; Genius hits a target no one...
Everyone takes the limits of his own vision for the limits of the world.
In action a great heart is the chief qualification. In work, a great head.
Wicked thoughts and worthless efforts gradually set their mark on the face, especially the eyes.
Great men are like eagles, and build their nest on some lofty solitude.
It's the niceties that make the difference fate gives us the hand, and we play...
To desire immortality is to desire the eternal perpetuation of a great mistake
There is no absurdity so obvious that it cannot be firmly planted in the human...
In the sphere of thought, absurdity and perversity remain the masters of the world, and...
Religion is the masterpiece of the art of animal training, for it trains people as...
My religion is very simple. My religion is kindness
Those who say religion has nothing to do with politics do not know what religion...